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Fundamentals of Building Construction, Sixth Edition

Product Code/ISBN: 9781118138915

Now in its Sixth Edition, Fundamentals of Building Construction is an essential textbook that has been used by thousands of students annually in schools of architecture, engineering, and construction technology. This best-selling reference focuses on the basic materials and methods used in building construction.

Emphasizing common construction systems such as light wood frames, masonry bearing walls, steel frames, and reinforced concrete, the new edition includes new coverage of green design and energy-efficient construction energies, and is based on the International Building Code.